How to make Pesto Broccoli Tikka - SK Khazana -

A beautifully vibrant broccoli tikkas infused with a delicious pesto sauce and cooked to perfection! A must try!

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Broccoli (ब्रोक्ली/ विलायती गोभी), Pesto

Cuisine : Indian, Fusion

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Pesto Broccoli Tikka - SK Khazana

Pesto Broccoli Tikka - SK Khazana Recipe Card


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Prep Time : 21-25 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Pesto Broccoli Tikka - SK Khazana Recipe

  • Broccoli blanched 10-15 florets

  • Pesto

  • Fresh basil leaves 1 cup

  • Pine nuts 1 tablespoon

  • Crushed black peppercorns to taste

  • Salt to taste

  • Garlic cloves 5-6

  • Extra virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons

  • Marinade

  • Hung yogurt 1 tablespoon

  • Cream cheese 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Green chili paste 1 teaspoon

  • White pepper powder to taste

  • Green chutney to serve

  • Onion rings to serve


Step 1

Put pine nuts in a blender jar, add grated parmesan cheese, crushed black peppercorns, salt, garlic cloves, fresh basil leaves, extra virgin olive oil and blend to a coarse paste

Step 2

Take hung yogurt in a bowl, add cream cheese, and the prepared pesto and salt. Add green chilli paste and white pepper powder to taste and whisk till smooth.

Step 3

Add blanched broccoli florets and mix well. Set aside to marinate for 10-15 minutes.

Step 4

Preheat the oven at 180˚C.

Step 5

Transfer the broccoli pieces on a greased baking tray and bake for 10-15 minutes.

Step 6

Serve hot with green chutney and onion rings.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.